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Farnoosh M. Moshiri

Farnoosh M. Moshiri, Iranian language educator, literature educator. Recipient Barthelme award, 1998, Barbara Deming award, 1999, Black Heron award, 2001. Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association S. W., Association of Poets and Writers.

Background

  • Moshiri, Farnoosh M. was born on July 14, 1951 in Tehran, Iran. Arrived in the United States, 1987. Daughter of Mansour Moshiri and Nasrin Hakim.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in dramatic literature, College of Dramatic Arts, Tehran, 1974. Master of Arts in drama, University of Iowa, 1979. Master of Fine Arts in English and creative writing, University Houston, 2000.

    Career

    • Instructor of drama College of Dramatic Arts, Tehran, 1979—1983. Instructor of English Houston Community College, 1986—2001, University Houston, 1990—2001. Associate professor of English Montgomery College, Conroe, since 2001.

    Works

    Membership

    Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association S. W., Association of Poets and Writers.

    Personality

    Interests

    Water color, ballet.

    Connections

    • Married David Rossi, April 28, 1990. Married Akbar Afra, March 20, 1973 (divorced July 1, 1986). 1 child Anoosh Afra.
    • father: Mansour Moshiri
    • mother: Nasrin Hakim
    • spouses: David Rossi
    • Akbar Afra
    • child: Anoosh Afra Moshiri
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    Born July 14, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      College of Dramatic Arts
    • 1979
      University of Iowa
    • 1979 - 1983
      Instructor, of drama College of Dramatic Arts
      Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    • 1986 - 2001
      instructor, of English Houston Community College
    • 1990 - 2001
      instructor, of English Houston Community College
    • 2001
      associate, professor of English Montgomery College
      Conroe, Texas, United States